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Hardliner Sheriff Meets With Civil Rights Leader

By Hatewatch Staff on June 23, 2009 - 10:08 am, Posted in Uncategorized

Responding to complaints that his controversial crime sweeps unfairly target Latinos, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio met with civil rights advocate Al Sharpton.
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  • Juan Rangel

    People like Arpaio are born on the gutter everyday.

    Here on NC about 10 years ago, there was a man named Gerald Hege who considered himself the toughest cop on the land.

    He runned his county and his jail like he was God. Everyone knew this man was crooked and had great political ambitions.

    But, as true justice always prevails, the so called Sheriff was arraigned for all kinds of crimes that he committed while chief of law enforcement.

    The same thing is going to happen to Arpaio.

    The Rev. Al Sharpton always takes a stand for all kinds of injustices, and people like Lou Dobbs or Arpaio can’t make two sentences without blaming someone for their problems.

    Good for the Reverend.

  • Marisa

    Sheriff Arpaio is FULL of himself. I know; I live in Arizona. I have never voted for Joe Arpaio and never will. Hopefully, eventually, he will get too old to run for Sheriff, and the morons who have kept him in office all these years will have to look for some other creep to promote their ultra-conservative, racist agendas.

  • Ryan the non-Aryan

    Later that same day after their private tryst. They both went on to CNN Lou Dobbs show. And clearly to all who have eyes and ears and understand the English language very well. They can see if for themselves that Lou Dobbs felt a little embarressed to side with the Sheriff. Obviously he didn’t defend arpaio’s stance as he would normally do and did in previous arpaio guest apparences. But he didn’t do it this time. I think its fair to say that for the first time in Lou Dobbs’ life, he saw how petty, weak and senile the Sheriff really is. The word of choice for the day by arpaio was–“Garbage!!”. He kept saying this copiously and it made him even more embeciled. This is why the tv minuteman Lou Dobbs did not take side with the Sheriff but he did however, agreed with what the Rev. Al Sharpton and gave him some credit for his POV(which is rare btw).

    Doesn’t seem like Lou Dobbs is gonna stand with the Sheriff in the near future. You can say God was on Sharpton’s side that day. And it was a flawless victory for Freedom. Sharpton made note of the “Freedom Riders of the 60’s”. He wants to bring more attention to Maricopa County in the near future. Because those of us who live in Phoenix knows its the past Birmingham of today.